Douglas Wolk is the author of Reading Comics: How Graphic Novels Work and What They Mean and Live at the Apollo.
In his portrait of a castrato, Andrea Sacchi let a well-hung Apollo make up for the singer's loss.
The president impressively breaks into song during a fundraiser at the Apollo Theatre in New York.
Apollo astronauts on subsequent missions had similar feelings.
The screenplay is by Bill Broyles, the writer responsible for Jarhead, Cast Away, and Apollo 13.
Apollo's next act was to open a new spring of water, as the local nymph was hostile and grudged him her own.
Apollo, smiling, watched him and saw his thousand blessings.
In the long and startled stillness of the room the prophet of Apollo slowly rose; and really it was like the rising of the sun.
The play is founded on the old classical story of Apollo and Daphne.
Hercules exemplifies muscular strength, and Apollo still typifies that which is most beautiful in manliness.
Olympian deity, god of music, poetry, medicine, etc., later identified with Helios, the sun god; the name is a Latin form of Greek Apollon, said to be perhaps related to an obsolete Greek verb meaning "to drive away" (evil, etc.) [Klein, citing Usener].
The Greek and Roman god of poetry, prophecy, medicine, and light. Apollo represents all aspects of civilization and order. He was worshiped at the Delphic oracle, where a priestess gave forth his predictions. Zeus was his father, and Artemis was his sister. He is sometimes identified with Hyperion, the Titan he succeeded.
Note: As a representative of controlled and ordered nature, Apollo is often contrasted with Dionysus, the god who represents wild, creative energies.
Note: The sun was sometimes described as Apollo's chariot, riding across the sky.